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Dr. Robert Marlow, professor of Chemistry, UTC, on The Long Journey to Pluto, at Chattanooga Engineers Club, Monday, June 27, noon-1 p.m. at the Chattanoogan Hotel located at 1201 Broad St in the Game Room seating area. Parking is valet only and the valet slip can be validated by the Broad Street Grille for free parking. Tips are not included for valet parking. The vehicle entrance for the hotel is from 13th Street. The valet drop off is at the covered hotel entrance. Street metered parking is also available around the hotel. Lunch buffet is $16.

District 4 Hamilton County School Board candidate Tiffanie Robinson, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, June 27, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum. Lunch buffet is $13.

Clint Dean, EMJ Corporation, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, July 8, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Attorney Jerry Summers speaks on Rush to Justice at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, July 12, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Rick Huffines, executive director of Tennessee River Gorge, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, July 19, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Terry Hart, Chattanooga Airport Authority, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, July 22, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Bob Doak, president and CEO of the Chattanooga Convention and Visitors Bureau, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Aug. 9, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ANDERSON, TINA MICHELLE  4900 BASSWOOD DRIVE CHATTANOOGA, 37406  Age at Arrest: 44 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County DRIVING ON REVOKED, SUSPENDED OR CANCELLED LICENSE --- ANFIELD, SKYE REDMON  1700 READ AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37408  Age at Arrest: 26 years old Arresting Agency: ... (click for more)

Response On U.S. Supreme Court Abortion Decision

In a 5-3 decision, the United States Supreme Court on Monday found women’s health provisions passed in Texas were unconstitutional. The case was Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt. Two provisions of the Texas law were challenged: admitting privileges for doctors and surgical standards. Reaction included: State Senator Becky Duncan Massey (R-Knoxville) said, "Women's health ... (click for more)

General Bell: Chattanooga Needs The Coolidge Medal Of Honor Heritage Center - And Response (3)

I'm pleased and indeed compelled to let you know a bit more about the exciting and most honorable "Charles H. Coolidge Medal of Honor Heritage Center" planned for Coolidge Park.     Here's what the Heritage Center will be:  It will be a fitting capstone for Chattanooga's Coolidge Park on Northshore in downtown Chattanooga.  While this exceptional Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Pat Summitt’s Dash

In 1996 a woman named Linda Ellis wrote one of life’s most beautiful poems. Called “The Dash,” its first two verses read like this: “I read of a man who stood to speak at the funeral of a friend. He referred to the dates on the tombstone from the beginning…to the end. “He noted that first came the date of birth and spoke the following date with tears, but he said what ... (click for more)

Tim Couch Resigns As Silverdale Softball Coach

Tim Couch, who led the Silverdale Baptist Academy softball team to a runner-up finish in the 2016 TSSAA Class 1A state tournament, has resigned as the Lady Seahawks’ coach. Couch just completed his fifth season as the Silverdale coach – the Lady Seahawks went 42-5 -- and it was by far his most successful campaign. “This wasn’t an easy decision, but I’ve been thinking about ... (click for more)

Seventh Inning Rally Lifts Generals To 3-1 Win Over Lookouts

The Jackson Generals used a three-run seventh inning to defeat the Chattanooga Lookouts, 3-1.   The Lookouts won the first series of the second half, three games to two.. Lookouts starting pitcher Kohl Stewart was the story early for Chattanooga, shutting out Jackson for six innings. The righty got into trouble in the seventh by allowing a walk and a double. After ... (click for more)